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verb [transitive] formal evaluate pronunciation in British English /ɪˈvæljueɪt/
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present tense
present participleevaluating
past tenseevaluated
past participleevaluated
  1. to think carefully about something before making a judgment about its value, importance, or quality
    The performance of each employee is evaluated once a year.
    The study will evaluate the long-term effects of exposure to radiation.

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 evaluate pronunciation in British English /ɪˌvæljuˈeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [countable/uncountable]
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the evaluation of the data
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